Newcastle’s licensed electrician for more than 20 years

At Peter Read Electrical, our electricians are at your door on-time and ready to provide high-quality work.

Backed by more than 20 years’ industry experience, our qualified electricians conduct electrical installations and repairs for residential and commercial clients throughout Wallsend and surrounds. Our team are committed to providing top-grade electrical installations and maintenance at a price that doesn’t hurt the hip pocket.

We understand the importance of being punctual. That’s why we’re passionate about being prompt and offering a fast service so that your power is back up and running again ASAP. Our skilled electricians provide all general electrical work, as well as install a wide range of products including safety switches, lights and power points.

Call Peter Read Electrical today for a great price on our repairs and installation work. We service clients throughout Newcastle and surrounding areas including Raymond Terrace, Lake Macquarie, Maitland and everywhere in between.

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Our licensed electricians are committed to providing first-rate customer service and electrical work. See our testimonials below to hear what our previous clients had to say about Peter Read Electrical or call us to book one of our expert electricians today.


See our frequently asked questions below for more information about our services and tips for proper electrical maintenance.

Have another question? Call our helpful team at Peter Read Electrical today. 

We install safety switches, lighting and power points for residential and commercial clients.

Yes, an electrician needs to be licensed in order to conduct electrical work in Australia.

It recommended you have an electrical inspection when:

  • You’re moving into a property that’s already been owned
  • The property is more than 25 years old
  • The property hasn’t been inspected for more than 5 years

Test and tag is when an electrician will test all the electrical equipment in a workplace for faults and deem whether it’s safe to be used. If the equipment is safe to use, the electrician will then attach a tag to the equipment stating when it was tested and the date the next test is due.

Based in Wallsend, we service residential and commercial clients throughout Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Maitland, Raymond Terrace and everywhere in between.